Daily Archives: 6 August 2011

Why foreign media broke news of Sonia illness

Few things have exposed the state of political reporting in India than the news that¬†Sonia Gandhi¬†is unwell. Dozens of reporters, most of whom claim more “access” to 10, Janpath than all the rest, cover the Congress party. Yet, in a throwback to the Cold War days, none knew or none told the world what was…